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Graham's body begins journey from mountains to Charlotte

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Freeway motorists pulled aside to watch the Rev. Billy Graham's motorcade as the religious leader's body moved across his home state of North Carolina on Saturday...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 10:06

Car bombs in Yemen's Aden kill 5: officials

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni security officials say two car bomb explosions have killed at least five people in the southern city of Aden. The officials said Saturday that one...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:49

Trump officials fight eviction from Panama hotel they manage

PANAMA CITY (AP) — One of President Donald Trump's family businesses is battling an effort to physically evict its team of executives from a luxury hotel in Panama where they...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:49

The Latest: Graham's body begins journey to Charlotte

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on the procession for the Rev. Billy Graham (all times local): 11:40 a.m. A hearse bearing the body of the Rev. Billy Graham has...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:42

The Latest: Delta, United pull back from NRA

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on backlash against the National Rifle Association in the wake of a deadly school shooting in Florida (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Delta and...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:32

United and Delta join growing list of companies in backlash against NRA

NEW YORK (AP) — United and Delta join growing list of companies in backlash against NRA.
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:28

Texas woman defecates in pants to hide drugs during arrest

CORSICANA, Texas (AP) — Police say a Texas woman attempted to hide evidence during an arrest by defecating in her pants and using the feces to conceal drugs. Officers in...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:20

Manhunt for suspect after 2 found dead at house in Austria

BERLIN (AP) — Police say two people have been found dead at a house in a small town in southeastern Austria and another person is injured. There were no immediate...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:19

Indiana levee breach leads officials to urge evacuations

DEMOTTE, Ind. (AP) — A levee breach along the Kankakee River in northwestern Indiana has local officials urging about 30 homeowners to evacuate. Keener Township Volunteer Fire Chief Randy Woods...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:18

Impeachment talk a sign of GOP's long-term worry about court

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Supreme Court's decision to redraw boundaries of the state's congressional districts has triggered a volcanic reaction from Republicans, including talk of impeaching justices and...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:18

Australia leader urges US to maintain global leadership role

WASHINGTON (AP) — Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is calling on the U.S. to maintain its global leadership role. Turnbull is speaking at a Washington meeting of U.S. governors, and...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:18

Armani rejects overdone emotion, Ferragamo relaunches brand

MILAN (AP) — Fashion and politics clashed Saturday in Milan's main squares and runways, as protesters rallied ahead of Italy's divisive national election and designers at Milan Fashion Week showed...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 09:03

The Latest: Czech star Ledecka secures rare Olympic double

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 12:40 a.m. Ester Ledecka of the Czech Republic won the second leg of an unprecedented Winter...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:47

Overturned bus in northern Egypt catches fire, killing 8

CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's official news agency says a bus carrying workers has burst into flames after it overturned west of the coastal city of Alexandria, killing at least eight...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:44

'The Post' renews attention for Pentagon Papers ruling

NEW YORK (AP) — Steven Spielberg's Oscar-nominated "The Post" has brought attention to subjects old and timeless. It revived interest in the newspaper battles of the 1970s, the lives of...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:41

Thirsty goalkeeper gifts opponents equalizer in Germany

DUISBURG, Germany (AP) — A thirsty goalkeeper chose the wrong time to have a drink during a second-tier soccer game in Germany on Saturday. Duisburg's Dutch goalkeeper Mark Flekken had...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:23

Alexander the Great pulled from Macedonia airport in gesture

SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — Macedonia has begun the process of changing the name of its airport honoring the ancient warrior king Alexander the Great as a goodwill gesture to Greece...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:23

Ohio has new uses for sediment from Lake Erie's harbors

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — A long-running dispute between Ohio and federal officials over dredging Cleveland's harbor appear to be over. The next challenge for the state is getting rid of...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:11

GOP tax law leads to a tax hike, more revenue in some states

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — A tax overhaul is giving most Americans a break on their federal income taxes. But fallout from the same law means many people could actually...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:05

Rescued from Korean War by US ship, now Olympic volunteers

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Their nicknames, bestowed upon them long ago: "Kimchi 1" and "Kimchi 5," babies born aboard a ship that was helping them flee a war and...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 08:01

The Latest: Canada wins hockey bronze with win over Czechs

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 11:35 p.m. The Canadians made sure they aren't going home from the Olympics empty-handed, even after...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 07:42

Italians march to protest fascism, racism, labor, vaccines

ROME (AP) — Students opposing a neo-fascist party have scuffled with police in Milan at one of at least a dozen rallies being held across Italy on the last weekend...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 07:20

Trump processes Fla. students' grief as president, parent

WASHINGTON (AP) — Once again, it was the images of children that propelled President Donald Trump to act. Trump spent the first days after the Feb. 14 school shooting in...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 07:10

After years of dejection, proponents of gun laws see hope

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Activism in the aftermath of the Florida school shooting has some gun-control advocates hopeful a time for change may have finally arrived. The attack on Sandy...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 07:06

South Korean skater wins silver after team pursuit dispute

GANGNEUNG, South Korea (AP) — Speedskater Kim Bo-reum has gone from being the target of an online petition calling for her to be expelled from the Pyeongchang Olympics to earning...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 07:05

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